Einar Jónsson Museum
Einar Jónsson (1874–1954) is Iceland’s foremost sculptor, famous for his intense symbolist works. Chiselled allegories of Hope, Earth,...
Leifur Eiríksson statue
Gazing proudly into the distance outside Hallgrímskirkja church is a statue of the Viking Leifur Eiríksson, the first European to...
Eccentric eruption-chaser Villi Knudsen is the photographer, owner and presenter of the fascinating Volcano Show , a film show that...
Snaps’ secret to success is simple: serve scrumptious seafood mains at surprisingly affordable prices. Lunch specials are a reasonable...
Lonely Planet review
Reykjavík residents are devoted to the pizzeria Eldsmiðjan , tucked away on a quiet residential street. Its fiercely busy takeaway serves the best pizzas in the city, baked in a brick oven fired by Icelandic birch – or you can sit down to devour.